Kevin Kelly (Futurist who inspired “The Matrix”): On the Future of Books (Including Hyperlinked Books)

Excerpts directly from his latest book, “The Inevitable”:

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A book creating by people’s stories

This book was creating through a “telling room” where youth, especially immigrants could share their stories in a safe space and learn through reflection. Contact the Telling Room in Maine to buy a copy:
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On Writing Systems

What are the underlying mechanisms behind books? The system of writing. Writing systems ultimately decide, to some degree, what can be expressed. Check out this book for an amazing survey of the world’s writing systems. You’ll also find actual keys which you can use to translate ancient texts and a chapter on decryption:IMG_1677IMG_1678IMG_1679